Picturing Piety

Picturing Piety

The Book of Hours

Book - 2007
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"This catalogue of Books of Hours, the "bestseller" of the late Middle Ages and Renaissance, presents twenty-six Books of Hours mostly dating from fifteenth and sixteenth centuries. Many of these Books of Hours are previously entirely unknown and unpublished. An introductory essay explores how illuminated Books of Hours pictured the piety of medieval readers who used texts accompanied by visual aids in their devotions."
Publisher: [London, England] : Paul Holberton Publishing, London, for Les Enluminures, Paris and Chicago, [2007]
Copyright Date: ©2007
ISBN: 9781903470657
Branch Call Number: Acc 2016-5
ND3363.A1 E54 2007 FOLIO
Characteristics: 273 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Uniform Title: Book of hours


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